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The Six String Season / BHS jazz at Ashkenaz today

Guitar quartet Seasons performs Friday at Berkeley’s Jazzschool Most guitar quartets are highly rehearsed ensembles devoted to a repertoire of intricately arranged material. Seasons is something very different. Balancing searching improvisation with exquisite through-composed passages, the ensemble brings together four brilliant, versatile, and accomplished composers and bandleaders with Anthony Wilson and Larry Koonse from Los […]

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Andrea Wolper: Musical explorer with audience in mind

Andrea Wolper: the jazz vocalist plays Berkeley’s Jazzschool on Saturday. Photo: Michael Keel Andrea Wolper: the jazz vocalist plays Berkeley’s Jazzschool on Saturday. Photo: Michael Keel Whether she’s caressing an American Songbook standard, reinterpreting a contemporary pop tune, introducing a poetic original, or launching into a high-wire free improvisation, Andrea Wolper is a musical explorer […]